The Waynesville Area Heritage & Cultural Center at the Friends Home, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to preserving all aspects of the history and culture of Waynesville, Ohio, as well as Wayne and Massie Townships of Warren County, Ohio. Donors are recognized at the following levels:

Contributing Donation - up to $99

Pioneer Donation - $100 to $999
- donors will be listed, by year of donation, on a framed certificate displayed in the Museum

Settler Donation - $1,000 to $9,999
- donor names will be inscribed on a brass plaque displayed in the Museum

Historical Donation - $10,000 to $24,999
- an inscribed, individual, brass plaque will be displayed in the Museum
- donors will receive an honorary life membership to the Museum

Heritage & Cultural Donation - $25,000 or more
- a room at the Museum will be named in honor of the donor or as designated by the donor
- an inscribed, individual, brass plaque will be displayed in the Museum
- the donor will receive an honorary life membership

Restricted Donation - any amount, for a specified purpose

Endowment Fund - any amount, to advance the Museum's Endowment Fund

Donor gifts total will accumulate for recognition in the above categories

You may donate by downloading and mailing the PDF form following, or online.

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Items We Need - Our Wish List

Check out that closet, attic, basement, or garage!  Below is a list of items we'd love to add to our collection of historical artifacts.  Contact us if you would like to donate one or more items.  You will receive a letter documenting your tax deductible donation.

Old picture and photo frames
Tin type photos
Vintage post cards and Valentine cards
Any authentic printed or written historical information about Waynesville and surrounding area
Vintage summer apparel (men and women) period 1800's - 1930's
Vintage lamps and shades up to the 1940's
Old ribbon and lace
Primitive butter churns, wooden pails, wooden bowls butter paddles
Lytle, Oregonia and Corwin items
Vintage costume jewelry 1850-1940
Men and women's hats 1850's - 1920's
Vintage toys up to 1930
Quilts and coverlets
Oil lamps
Vintage high top shoes and ladies purses
Flapper era clothing, shoes and purses
Hand fans

Thank you!

The WAHCC at The Friends Home, Inc.  ~   115 S. 4th Street, P.O. Box 12, Waynesville, Ohio 45068 513.897.1607
© The Waynesville Area Heritage & Cultural Center at The Friends Home, Inc., 2013